Sony Ericsson adds a new spin to the B-Boy Championships

Sony Ericsson adds a new spin to the B-Boy Championships

After a successful decade the B-Boy Championships are evolving, and new title sponsor, Sony Ericsson, are breakin’ the mould with new formats and features in this year’s line-up. For the first time in the Championship’s history, the UK eliminators, billed as Regional Conflict, will be held nationwide in May, allowing the best crews from around the country to test their skills against one another.

Sony Ericsson adds a new spin to the B-Boy Championships

B-Boy Crews Announced For Regional Conflict North

This jam is set to be Fresh Jive's biggest B-Boy (breakdance) battle EVER!!! So be sure to not miss this. On Sunday 13th May at Stylus, Leeds University the Northern heats of the UK B-Boy Championships will take place. There is eight crews minimum, with eight members in each crew. The Winners qualify to battle in London to represent the UK at the World finals.

Beats & Rhymes - Music Licensing Company

Beats and Rhymes Expands Services Beyond Music Licensing, To Include A&R, Record Releases, & Fashion

Beats & Rhymes, a hip-hop music licensing company associated with DeWolfe Music, has recently broken into the record business. The release of their split 12" single, Jones in Ya Bones / Blackman marks an expansion into a new sector of the music industry by the talented New York-based company. They also recently teamed up with BeanDip clothing company to carry out music and fashion collaborations.

Wiley - Playtime Is Over CD [Big Dada]

Wiley – Playtime Is Over CD [Big Dada]

Wiley, the pioneer, the founding father, the maverick, the relentless innovator, releases his brand new (and possibly last) album on Monday June 4th. A blazing return to the experimental crucible of the East London music known as grime, "Playtime Is Over" offers everything that is most brutal, cutting edge, funny, clever, terrifying and moving about the sound and the world which created it.

Copywrite - Biography

Copywrite – Biography

Copywrite is often regarded as one of the most dynamic lyricists on the underground scene. Smothering his lyrics with highly original metaphors and punchlines. Copywrite's debut, The High Exhaulted, was released in 2002 on the Eastern Conference record label. Copywrite's second release, Cruise Control Mixtape: Volume 1, was released on the O.D.O.T. record label in 2005.

Kano Album On The Way

Kano Album On The Way

Kano's long awaited new album London Town is scheduled to drop in late June / early July, and by all means Kano is set to come strong on this in an attempt to re-claim his crown. No fear he will deliver the goods, but for fans who can't wait for their Kano-fix they can pick up his new mixtape which is due to drop any day now. You can hear tracks from the upcoming 17-track mix-tape on Kano's myspace page.